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London Ky man jailed on strangulation and child abuse charges

From The Laurel County Sheriff's Department -

Woody P. Asher - LCC

Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Josh Morgan along with Deputy Brent France arrested Woody P. Asher age 34 of Cloud Subdivision, London on Sunday morning May 3, 2020 at approximately 9:40 AM.


The arrest occurred off Cloud Subdivision Road, approximately 6 miles west of London after deputies charged Woody Asher on a warrant of arrest obtained by Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Daniel Reed regarding an investigation he conducted after a female subject and two children were found with injuries.


Woody Asher was charged with two counts of strangulation – first-degree; assault – 4th degree – child abuse; assault – 4th degree – domestic violence and was lodged in the Laurel County correctional center.

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